They admit it sounds superficial but some say it's turning love into a game.While the app and concerns about it are nothing new, some fear it's changing what way younger generations think about love and lust."It is kind of a game like 'Oh, I'm wheeling three girls right now.' I'm like, 'you're bragging about that?
A human trafficking sting in March led police to Ross after an undercover agent arranged to meet a woman for sex at a Williston hotel.Ross was spotted driving the woman to the “date,” Derek Bernier, an agent with the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, said in court.Two women who were in the Williston hotel the day of Ross’s arrest told police the money they made from sexual encounters went to Ross, he said.In June, a Williams County Sheriff’s Office detective spoke with a woman who said she’d been sent to Williston by a pimp and met with Ross here.That sounds really gross, but that's probably what it is."On top of that, Ertelt compares Tinder and other apps like it to a slot machine, saying users get hooked on positive reinforcement."You kind of keep going and get another one, and get another hit until you kind of hit the jackpot."One writer even goes so far to say that hook up apps are quote "more arousing than actual hook-ups," saying that the process of Tindering is more fun than going on a date, or even what can sometimes happen "after the date"."You're continually presented with new stimulation, and once you're on a date, it might not be consistently reinforcing," said Ertelt.
So what does this mean for the future of dating, living in what's described as a "technosexual" world?'" asked Veronica Utecht of Moorhead."That's probably really an evolutionary reflection," said Troy Ertelt, psychologist."Kind of our modern technology layed on top of the competitiveness of males to breed.FARGO — The North Dakota Supreme Court has upheld the convictions of three men accused of patronizing a minor for commercial sexual activity, ruling that under the law that the men didn't need to be in the presence of an actual minor for the cases to be valid. Sheeley brought the appeals on behalf of Nicholas J. However, when the men responded to the ad an undercover officer posing as a minor indicated to the defendants she was a minor. During the 2016 operation, ads were posted on the internet seeking sexual encounters, but the ads did not claim to be posted by a minor.“There’s women out there that their personality may be fine, but their looks are not, and yet they still got three guys looking for them,” complained one oil worker named Glenn.